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Eilean Donan Castle tours

Eilean Donan Castle tours

Private tours of Eilean Donan Castle and the Highlands from Edinburgh including a visit to Glencoe & Buachaille Etive Mor. We take you to the best spots for taking pictures of the beautiful scenery of the Highlands.Phone +44131-549-9785 for booking Private castle tours feature a visit to the stunning Eilean Donan Castle and the Highlands from Edinburgh including a visit to Glencoe and Buachaille Etive Mor . Take an epic journey through the Highlands to the iconic Eilean Donan Castle . Where are the top three locations for pictures of…

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Eilean Donan Castle re-opening

Eilean Donan Castle re-opening

Eilean Donan Castle said the signal from the Scottish Government that tourism might be able to restart by July 15 had “come as something of a surprise” and that while the prospect of re-opening was “welcome” it vowed it will only open its doors when it it 100 per cent satisfied it is safe to do so. The comments came after the Scottish Government said that the sector might be able to reopen from the coronavirus lockdown on July 15…

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The history of Eilean Donan Castle

The history of Eilean Donan Castle

Eilean Donan Castle has a fascinating history going back to the 12th century . The Mackenzie clan claims that Robert the Bruce sheltered at Eilean Donan during the winter of 1306 to 1307; the castle avoided any other involvement in the Wars of Scottish Independence. On 10 May 1719 HMS Worcester, HMS Flamborough and HMS Enterprise anchored off Eilean Donan Castle and sent a boat ashore under a flag of truce to negotiate with Spanish soldiers in the castle ….

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Eilean Donan Castle 2020

Eilean Donan Castle 2020

In our unbiased opinion Eilean Donan Castle is clearly the winner of the most photographed castle in the world award due to its unique location on an island at the meeting point of three lochs in the Highlands of Scotland

Eilean Donan Castle is set to star in a new movie by Oscar winner

Eilean Donan Castle is set to star in a new movie by Oscar winner

Eilean Donan Castle is set to take a starring role in a new movie by Oscar winning set designer Roger Christian . In 1980 he produced a film Black Angel which told the tale of a knight who rescues a princess while returning home from the Crusades, and was made entirely in Scotland, at locations such as Eilean Donan Castle, Bernera Barracks at Glenelg, Loch Eck in Argyll. It was shown in 1980 in cinemas in Europe and Australia as…

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Eilean Donan Castle pictures , January 2016

Eilean Donan Castle pictures , January 2016

On Wednesday I drove up to Eilean Donan Castle to take some new pictures of the castle and try some new ideas .  I got there about half past twelve , just in time to catch some shots of the castle before the sun disappeared behind the clouds .   I also took a picture using the miniature effect as you can get quite interesting results with this effect .             The sky looks a bit…

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Eilean Donan Castle inspires Pixar’s Brave

Eilean Donan Castle inspires Pixar’s Brave

[ecard] Pixar’s new blockbuster Brave film is set in Scotland and has been inspired by a number of Scottish castles, mainly Eilean Donan Castle and Dunnottar Castle. The film has made $66.7m (£42.8m) in its opening weekend, knocking Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted off the top spot. Brave is the first Disney Pixar animation with a female protagonist. Brave, which will close the Edinburgh International Film Festival later this week, is the the 13th consecutive Pixar release to open at…

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